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Best Stansted hotels

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Most recommended Stansted hotels

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Holiday Inn Express London - Stansted Airport - Stansted - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport - Stansted - Lobby
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Hunters Meet
7.8 Good
R2 268+
R2 268+
Free Wi-Fi
Down Hall Hotel
7.9 Good
R4 487+
R4 487+
Free Wi-Fi
R2 190+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Kings Arms Hotel
8.8 Very Good
R2 787+
R2 787+
Free Wi-Fi
The Yew Tree
8 Very Good
R1 978+
R1 978+
Free Wi-Fi

Top Stansted hotels with parking

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The Green Man Boutique Hotel - Bishop's Stortford - Bedroom
R2 161+
Free Wi-Fi
Manor Of Groves Hotel - Sawbridgeworth - Pool
Manor Of Groves Hotel
7.4 Good
R2 215+
R2 215+
Free Wi-Fi

How much is a Stansted hotel?

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Average price (weeknight)

R1 821

Average price (weekend night)

R2 049
Cheapest month to stay with an average 13% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 21% rise in price.
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When to book a hotel in Stansted

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Top tips for finding Stansted hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Stansted, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Stansted in January and December.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Stansted if you stay on a Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Stansted for 1 day.
  • When you are choosing a hotel in Stansted (Essex), you will likely find cheaper hotels if you look a bit further away from the airport terminal building. You could, for example, opt for a hotel such as Days Inn by Wyndham London Stansted Airport, which is well-priced and also close to the airport itself, should you be flying the next day.
  • Hotels in Stansted are well located for business travellers due to the close proximity to Stansted Airport. You can enjoy great facilities, such as a business centre and conference rooms, right next to the terminal building in a hotel such as Novotel London Stansted Airport.
  • Choose a hotel with free Wi-Fi to ensure that you can work, stream films, and stay connected. With many of the hotels in Stansted, such as Holiday Inn Express London – Stansted Airport, offering internet for free, it won’t be long before you’re online.
  • If you have driven to Stansted and want to park your car, you should choose a hotel with free parking as it will save you money and give you peace of mind. Choose a hotel such as Great Hallingbury Manor, which is close to the airport and also offers parking for free.
  • For those who want to save money on their trip to Stansted, opting for a hotel with self-catering facilities is a good idea. A hotel such as Stansted Coach House has a microwave and refrigerator, so you can cook at your convenience. It is also located a 10-minute walk from the nearest supermarket, so you will be able to buy food for your holiday with ease.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Stansted

  • Where are some of the best hotels in Stansted for couples?

    Whilst Stansted is primarily known for its airport, there is plenty of beautiful British countryside surrounding it, which makes it great for a romantic holiday destination. You could choose a hotel such as Spring Paddocks in East Hertfordshire, which makes for a great base to set off on romantic walks.

  • Which part of Stansted is close to the nightlife?

    Stansted is close to the town of Bishop Stortford, which has various bars and restaurants. You could stay at the George Hotel, which is located centrally in town and situated close to popular evening destinations such as Dogs Head and The Half Moon. Alternatively, for a more adventurous night out, a train to London only takes 45 minutes via the Stansted Express.

  • Are there any specific times when prices might rise dramatically?

    Stansted is a popular place for people to stay, especially as it is so close to Stansted Airport. During school holidays, hotels tend to be harder to book and more expensive, as more families are travelling during this period of time. If you plan to travel during the summer months, for example, it’s best to book your Stansted hotel well in advance.

  • Do any of the hotels in Stansted offer free breakfast?

    Yes, many of the hotels in Stansted offer free breakfast. This is a great way to start your day, especially if you are rushing to get a flight. It also helps you save money on buying food elsewhere. You could choose, for example, Stansted Lodge, which provides free breakfast to all its guests.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Stansted?

    The average price of a double room in Stansted is R3 604 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as R3 604 per night.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Stansted?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Stansted districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Stansted city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Stansted hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Stansted that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Ramada by Wyndham London Stansted Airport, Hunters Meet and Down Hall Hotel.

Where to stay in Stansted?

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